My sister in the south of Chile. We are sitting at home next to the fireplace in our southern lake house when it suddenly began to pour uncontrollably. Had to rush into the lake to take this snapshot! - Camila Massu/National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest
Frozen cascades of water cling to the rear wall of a Calgary home after the pipes inside froze and burst, causing major damage. Homeowners can take precautions to avoid such cold-weather damage.
Photo credit: Ted Rhodes